This is a photocopy of the marriage license of Isom Daswon and Allie Cannady. Here is the text of the document:
State of Missouri, County of Jasper
This license authorizes any Judge, Justice of the Peace, licensed or ordained Preacher of the Gospel, or any other person authorized under the Laws of this State, to solemnize Marriage between Isom Dawson of the County of Jasper and State of Mo., who is over the age of twenty-one years, and Allie Cannady of the County of Jasper and State of Mo., who is over the age of eighteen years.
Witness my hand as Recorder, with the seal of office hereto affixed, at my office in Carthage, the 4th day of Oct 1884.
J. P. Newell, Recorder.
C. E. Newell, Deputy.
STATE OF MISSOURI, County of Jasper.
This is to certify, that the undersigned, A licensed preacher of the Gospel, did, at his residence, in said County, on the 5th day of Oct A. D. 1884 unite in Marriage the above named persons.
William Duncan, Minister [of the] Gospel.
Filed for Record, this 25 day of October 1884.
By C. E. Newell, Deputy. J. P. Newell, Recorder